Blog Post #7

Your blog is due by the end of class on: to be determined in class.  All your blog posts must be posted by this time.  You can also fix any of the blog requirements that you did not complete for the last evaluation. For your final blog post, choose one of the TED talks below that corresponds with a topic covered in class: Learning   Technology in Education     Issues in Technology       Self Direction and...

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Blog ‘Post’ #6: Future of Technology
Dec14

Blog ‘Post’ #6: Future of Technology

Choose 1 of the following: Find and watch a movie or tv show that depicts the near future (next 30 years or so). In a well-written blog post, answer the following questions: What technologies are depicted in the show? Briefly, how have the technologies changed people/business/society/government choices and behaviours? Overall, are the technologies portrayed in a positive, negative or neutral fashion? What evidence do you have to...

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Blog Post #5: ICT Issues
Dec07

Blog Post #5: ICT Issues

Choose 1 of the following questions to answer in a well-written blog post that includes references to materials in at least 2 presentations other than your own. You can argue both sides of the question but you must come to a final more positive or more negative conclusion. Option #1 Based on the materials presented in class and your own background knowledge and experiences, do you think mobile phones have overall had a more positive...

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Blog Post #3: Learning Strategies Reaction
Oct11

Blog Post #3: Learning Strategies Reaction

On your blog, summarize your experiences with trying a new learning strategy/procrastination prevention technique.  Your response should cover the following points: How successful were you at implementing the strategy or technique? What helped or impeded your success? Did the strategy improve your learning or reduce your procrastination? What evidence do you have to support this claim? Will you continue with the strategy?  Why or why...

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Blog Post #2: Learning Strategy or Procrastination Experiment
Sep21

Blog Post #2: Learning Strategy or Procrastination Experiment

Learning Strategies Presentations Procrastination Presentation Write a blog post outlining your learning strategy experiment.  Your blog post should cover the following information: Summarize your chosen strategy and explain why you picked it or explain your procrastination or multitasking problem and explain why you want to fix it. Explain how you will implement the strategy – be as specific as possible What is your end goal?...

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Blog Prompt #1: Technology and 21st Century Learning
Sep11

Blog Prompt #1: Technology and 21st Century Learning

This is the first blog prompt for the class.  Your response should be posted on your site by Wednesday before the start of class. A blog post can by informal but you must always use proper spelling and grammar. Do you feel school is preparing you adequately for your future. Why or why not? How do you personally use technology to learn?  Do classes that use more technology appeal to you? Is it easier for you to learn the content? Does...

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